Sports

Wed
19
Aug

Mounds View defense expected to lead

When the Mounds View High School football team takes the field on Saturday night, it will do so with a reputation as a solid defensive squad. Defense has been the Mustangs' calling card for years and that shouldn't change in 2015.

Wed
19
Aug

Experienced defense, raw offense for Knights

District scheduling showed up just in time for the Irondale High School football team. After going 0-9 in their first year in the Northwest Suburban Conference, the Knights move to the Suburban District and a more balanced schedule this fall.

Wed
19
Aug

Diamond Cutters, Shark square off at state

Through the first three rounds of the Minnesota Class A amateur baseball tournament, both the Tri-City Shark and Diamond Cutters were still alive, although in the losers' bracket.

Tue
18
Aug

Beacons begin new era of high school football

The Concordia Academy football team embarks on a new era this week when it opens the 2015 season. The Beacons have a new head coach to go along with the new method of scheduling that the Minnesota State High School League introduced this year.

Tue
18
Aug

Battle of “Villes” on Saturday

Roseville Area High School kicks off the 2015 football season on Saturday night with a trip to Burnsville for a game with the Blaze. Based on last year's records, it should be a close, competitive game.

Tue
18
Aug

RAHS girls cross country lands in preseason rankings

The Roseville Area High School girls cross country team saw its streak of consecutive appearances in the state meet snapped last fall. The Raiders had qualified for the previous five state meets before falling short in 2014.

Mon
17
Aug

Roseville Mariners youth baseball finishes season on top

Back row, from left: Coach Carter Olson, head coach Mike Murphy, Jack Wurst, Jacob tell, Keanu Del Rosario, Brian Wright, Jeremy Baxter, coach Ted Johnson. Middle row: Phillip Regenold, Josh Hoppe, Zack Olson, Wyatt Murphy, David Husnik. Front row: Marshall Murphy, Marquis Bynum. Not pictured: Drew Johnson, Chang Hyuk Byun. (submitted photo)
Back row, from left: Coach Carter Olson, head coach Mike Murphy, Jack Wurst, Jacob tell, Keanu Del Rosario, Brian Wright, Jeremy Baxter, coach Ted Johnson. Middle row: Phillip Regenold, Josh Hoppe, Zack Olson, Wyatt Murphy, David Husnik. Front row: Marshall Murphy, Marquis Bynum. Not pictured: Drew Johnson, Chang Hyuk Byun. (submitted photo)

The Roseville Mariners youth baseball team recently wrapped up its season by winning the Senior League National Division tournament. The Senior League consists of teams from Maplewood, Oakdale, Roseville and Stillwater.

Wed
12
Aug

There’s a Shark still lurking in the water

Following a fifth-place finish in the Skyline League this summer, the Tri-City Shark amateur baseball team seemed like a long shot to reach the Class A state tournament.

Tue
11
Aug

Football season has arrived

If it seems as though the football season starts earlier and earlier every year, this year you would be right. Because of stadium availability issues for the Prep Bowl, the 2015 high school football season starts two weeks earlier than normal.

Tue
11
Aug

Academic, athletic success go hand in hand for former Raider runner

Dyson runs in bib #602. (courtesy of Eric Miller)
Dyson runs in bib #602. (courtesy of Eric Miller)

News stories about college athletes forgoing years of eligibility usually focus on football players who decide to enter the National Football League draft.

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